, 2022-06-13 19:10:02,
Los Angeles is home to the biggest celebrities in the world. Hollywood stars live lavish lifestyles full of glitz and glamor, setting all the latest trends and must-have items. In recent years, the hottest thing to own has been a soccer club. The list of celebrity soccer owners is long and growing, and it all starts in Tinseltown.
There are many ways to invest a fortune. Some buy up cars, houses, yachts and real estate; others turn to philanthropy. Take, for example, the Walton family of Walmart fame. Alice Walton spent millions if not billions on an impressive museum in Arkansas; her brother Robert spent $4.5 billion on an NFL team.
So it’s no wonder many A-list celebrities in Hollywood turn to the sports world to spend their millions; it sure beats devoting billions to go to space for a few minutes. Here’s a list of celebrity soccer owners in the U.S.
Hollywood Celebrity Soccer Owners In U.S. (MLS, NWSL)
Will Ferrell — LAFC
The Saturday Night Live legend is a certified movie star with his credits including Old School, Anchorman, Elf and, of course, Kicking & Screaming. The 54-year-old funnyman has long been a fan of sports, whether it’s attending football games at his alma mater USC or as a part-owner of Los Angeles FC.
Ferrell became an LAFC owner in 2016 and has been a regular at matches, even becoming the first Honorary Falconer. He’s not the only famous owner at LAFC, as Magic Johnson, Mia Hamm and Nomar Garciaparra also have a stake in the club.
Natalie Portman (et al) — Angel City FC
Staying in Los Angeles, NWSL expansion club Angel City has a slew of Hollywood celebrities on its owners list, chief among them Natalie Portman. The actress has appeared in everything from Star Wars…
To read the original article, go to Click here